New Families: Welcome to Ben Lippen School!

June 20, 2020 Ben Lippen News

Welcome to the Ben Lippen School family! We are excited that you are joining us. We have scheduled several events at the start of the new school year to make sure we answer your questions and get you plugged in with other families. We look forward to seeing you at these events!

New Parent Dinner & Orientation

Purpose: To answer questions, share information and connect new parents with returning families at Ben Lippen. Dinner is provided. Reservations required.
Monday, August 10, at 6:30 p.m. in the Gymnasium (doors open at 5:45 p.m.)


New Student Activities

Purpose: To provide students an opportunity to meet their teachers and to fellowship with other new students.
Upper School New Student Orientation – Tuesday, August 11, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Monticello Road Lower School Open Campus – Tuesday, August 11, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
St. Andrews Road Lower School Open Campus – Tuesday, August 11, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

New Family Tailgate

Purpose: To welcome and introduce you to our administration, volunteer leaders, and other families. Friday night football is unique at Ben Lippen – you won’t want to miss this! Reservations required.
Friday, August 28, at 6:30 p.m. in the Senior Parking Lot (in front of the Arts & Science Center)


All School Parent Nights & Winterim Informational Fair

Purpose: To provide a venue for parents to become acquainted with their child’s teachers, subject areas and schedule. It’s also an opportunity to (re)acquaint parents with Ben Lippen policies and procedures.
Monticello Road Lower School – August 24 at 6 p.m.
St. Andrews Road Lower School – August 24 at 6 p.m.
Middle School (5th – 8th) – August 18 at 6 p.m.
High School (9th – 12th) – August 25 at 6 p.m. (Winterim Fair will begin at 5 p.m.)

Questions? Contact Margaret Porter, Director of Lower School Admissions, at or (803) 807-4111 or Kelly Adams, Director of Upper School Admissions, at or (803) 807-4110.